A Midsummer Night's Dream: Evans Shakespeare Editions

  • AUTHOR: Douglas Bruster
  • ISBN-13: 9780495911197 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 304 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2012     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Each volume of EVANS SHAKESPEARE is edited by a Shakespearean scholar. The pedagogy is designed to help students contextualize Renaissance drama, while providing explanatory notes to the play.

Features

  • Visuals, including paintings of Shakespearean characters, illustrations of the plays in theatre, and photos from film, both four color and black and white, bring drama of the Renaissance era to life.
  • To help students place the iconic plays in historical and cultural context, detailed explanatory footnotes to the play, historical sources, and modern critical essays are provided.
  • Digital resources include an eBook and the Shakespeare Resource Center.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Douglas Bruster

    Douglas Bruster is a Professor of English at the University of Texas at Austin. He is author of a number of studies of Shakespeare, including Drama and the Market in the Age of Shakespeare, Quoting Shakespeare, Shakespeare and the Question of Culture, and To Be or Not To Be. He has edited The Changeling for the Oxford collection of Thomas Middleton's works, and, with Eric Rasmussen, Everyman and Mankind for the Arden Early Modern Drama series.

Table of Contents

About this Series.
Shakespeare's Life.
Shakespeare's Theatre.
The Introduction.
Performance History.
Text of the Play.
A Note on the Text.
Textual Notes.
Sources and Contexts.
Critical Essays.
Classic Essays.
Modern Essays.
For Further Reading, Viewing, and Listening.

Components

Teacher Components

  • eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for A Midsummer Night's Dream  (ISBN-10: 1111771030 | ISBN-13: 9781111771034)
    Price = 30.95
  • Shakespeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for A Midsummer Night's Dream  (ISBN-10: 1111678030 | ISBN-13: 9781111678036)
    Price = 29.00

Student Supplements

  • eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for A Midsummer Night's Dream  (ISBN-10: 1111771030 | ISBN-13: 9781111771034)
    Price = 30.95
  • Shakespeare Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for A Midsummer Night's Dream  (ISBN-10: 1111678030 | ISBN-13: 9781111678036)
    Price = 29.00